Student Headquarters


Degree Resources

Get the nuts and bolts information, resources, handbooks, and forms you need for degree planning, writing your portfolio, meeting degree requirements, and more.  

  • Handbooks
  • Forms
  • Degree Planning Resources
  • Fulfilling Gen Eds
  • Taking Time Off
Academic Support

In addition to your academic advising team, UMass Amherst offers you a slate of academic support services designed to help you stay on track academically and push you past the finish line.

  • Library
  • Tutoring
  • Accessibility Services
  • Learning Online/Study Tips
Community Resources

You are not alone. Community resources are available to support you on your journey. Connect with affinity groups, get help with childcare, explore career services, talk with fellow students and alumni, and more. 

  • Active Military and Veterans
  • Child Care
  • Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion
  • First Generation
  • Friends of UWW
  • UWW on Facebook
Technical Support

From technical requirements for online learning to getting tech help and free software, learn about the computer support available to you as a UMass Amherst student. 

  • IT Guide for Students
  • Technical Support
  • Computer Requirements
  • Getting a New Computer 
  • Free Software

Each year, UMass Amherst and UWW award thousands in scholarship assistance. Learn more about scholarship and microgrant funds, and how you can apply. 

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Meet Your Support Team

Learn about and connect with the advisors, faculty, and staff who are here for you every step of the way. 

Faculty and Staff Learn more.

Top Announcements

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Registration Open for Spring 2021
Course registration is open as of November 2 for the spring 2021 semester.
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Spring 2021 Scholarship Application Open
The spring 2021 UWW Degree Completion Program Scholarship Application is open! The application deadline is Monday, January 25.
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Spring 2021 New Student Orientation Upcoming
Spring 2021 New Student Orientation choices will include a two-hour virtual meeting on January 9 and three one-hour webinars beginning on January 6.
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Registration Open for Expanded Winter Session
Course registration is open as of October 14 for an expanded winter session
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Tutoring Options for Winter 2021
Tutoring is available through ThinkingStorm for many winter online courses.
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Lifelong Learner Juniper Institute
Pass Fail Policies Change for Fall 2020
UMass Amherst has issued revised pass/fail guidelines for fall 2020.
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R1 Exam November 18-19
The next R1 Exemption Exam, the second of two held each semester, is coming
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Change in Prior Learning Portfolio Fees
Beginning this spring, the prior learning portfolio fee for 15 credits or
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Tutoring Options for Fall 2020
Tutoring is available through ThinkingStorm for many fall online classes.
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Lifelong Learner Juniper Institute


You did it! Learn everything you need to know about graduating and about your commencement ceremonies. 

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